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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers increase the quality and breadth of Library services for everyone in the community. Thank you for considering contributing your time and skills.

If you are interested, contact the library where you would like to volunteer and download the volunteer application and agreement. If you want to become an adult literacy tutor anywhere in the library system, contact the Adult Literacy Program at 805-564-5619 or

Carpinteria 805-684-4314
Eastside 805-963-3727
Central Email:

Click here to view Volunteer opportunities at Central
Montecito 805-969-5063

Volunteer application and agreement are available at each library or can be downloaded above. Once your application is received, you will be contacted for an interview to discuss your skills, interests and potential responsibilities. Every effort is made to ensure both a rewarding experience for every volunteer and enhancement of services to all Library patrons.

Teens: Click here for information about volunteer opportunities or contact Central Library at 805-962-7653.

PLEASE NOTE: The Library volunteer program cannot be used to fulfill court-ordered community service hours. For more information about completing court-ordered community service hours in Santa Barbara County, please call 805-882-3649 or go to the Santa Barbara County Department of Probation Community Service Work website.

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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2020
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